Mohammadabad, Ghazipur

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Mohammadabad
Mohammadabad
Mohammadabad Yusufpur
city
Nickname(s): YM
Mohammadabad is located in Uttar Pradesh
Mohammadabad
Mohammadabad
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 25°37′22″N 83°45′27″E / 25.62278°N 83.75750°E / 25.62278; 83.75750Coordinates: 25°37′22″N 83°45′27″E / 25.62278°N 83.75750°E / 25.62278; 83.75750
Country India
StateUttar Pradesh
DistrictGhazipur
Named forMuhammad
Population (2001)
 • Total30,234
DemonymMohammadabadi
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneIST (UTC+5:30)
 
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Mohammadabad
Mohammadabad
Mohammadabad Yusufpur
city
Nickname(s): YM
Mohammadabad is located in Uttar Pradesh
Mohammadabad
Mohammadabad
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 25°37′22″N 83°45′27″E / 25.62278°N 83.75750°E / 25.62278; 83.75750Coordinates: 25°37′22″N 83°45′27″E / 25.62278°N 83.75750°E / 25.62278; 83.75750
Country India
StateUttar Pradesh
DistrictGhazipur
Named forMuhammad
Population (2001)
 • Total30,234
DemonymMohammadabadi
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneIST (UTC+5:30)

Mohammadabad (Hindi: मुहम्मदाबाद, Urdu: محمّدآباد‎) is a city and a municipal board in Ghazipur district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Mohammadabad had a population of 30,234. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Mohammadabad has an average literacy rate of 47%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 53%, and female literacy is 40%. In Mohammadabad, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Religions in Mohammadabad
ReligionPercent
Hindus
  
50%
Muslims
  
49%
Jains
  
0.5%
Others†
  
0.5%
Distribution of religions
Includes Sikhs (0.2%), Buddhists (<0.2%).

Overview[edit]

Mohammadabad is situated on the GhazipurPatna National Highway 19. It is also located beside the Ghazipur–Ballia state highway. Many of the politicians representing Ghazipur area belong to this town.

Personalities[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.